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Ginger Skinner

Ginger Skinner

Science Editor

Ginger Skinner is the science editor of TheBody/TheBodyPro. A health reporter and editor based in Brooklyn, N.Y., she has 15 years of experience covering scientific research for publications, non-profit organizations, and startups, including Consumer Reports, Elysium Health, Einstein Magazine, NeedyMeds, Everyday Health, and Center for Advancing Health.

Latest by Ginger Skinner

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Reference

What You Need to Know About the New Coronavirus and HIV

Our updated medical advice from HIV doctors and health experts on how to remain healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic if you're living with HIV in the U.S., including guidance on vaccines.

By Myles Helfand, Ginger Skinner and Mathew Rodriguez
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News Analysis

Everyone’s Talking About Racism, Medical Mistrust, and COVID-19. Where Do We Go From Here?

If we’re to address the lack of trust within Black communities and carve out a path forward, the health care system and its stakeholders first will need to reckon with both its racist past and present.

By Ginger Skinner